President of Kenya

President of the
Rais wa Jamhuri ya Kenya  ( Swahili)
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Uhuru Kenyatta

since 9 April 2013
Style His Excellency
(Formal/International Correspondence)
Residence State House, Nairobi (Official Residence)
Appointer Direct popular vote
Term length Five years;
renewable once
Inaugural holder Jomo Kenyatta
12 December 1964
Deputy Deputy President of Kenya
Salary KES.16.2 million
(US$155,994.34 ) annually [1]
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The President of the Republic of Kenya ( Swahili: Rais wa Jamhuri ya Kenya) is the head of state and head of government of Kenya. The president leads the executive branch of the Government of Kenya and is the commander-in-chief of the Kenya Defence Forces. The official residence of the president is at State House, Nairobi. The wife of the President is referred to as the First Lady of Kenya.

Other Languages
íslenska: Forseti Kenía
Simple English: President of Kenya
українська: Президент Кенії
中文: 肯亞總統